Taking Lashes, from Brain Tumors to Frequent Farters

 - Aug 26, 2009   Updated: Jun 9 2011
For every action there is a consequence and for the negative actions, there is usually a punishment. They're never fun, but they have brought out some rather peculiar punishing innovations. This collection of punishing innovations showcases personal punishments, punishments from corporations and the worst of all, punishment from the law.

These punishing innovations are sure to make you want to stay out of trouble!

Implications - Consumers relish in being able to experience certain sensations or responses without having to deal with the actual consequences. Products that can simulate comparable experiences and feelings will fare well amongst individuals who want to engage in activities that may not always be condemned. Companies will benefit by providing consumers products that allow them to take part in something traditionally viewed negatively.